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263 Squadron - Gladiators over the Fjords.

263 Squadron - Gladiators over the Fjords.

Using official documents and first-hand accounts the story of 263 Squadron's adventure in Norway can now be told in full detail.

Author: Alex Crawford.

Publisher: MMP Books.

Paperback. 120pp. 21cm by 29cm.

ISBN 9788363678821

Original Price: £19.00

Price:    7.99 

1916 Battle of the Somme Reconsidered.

1916 Battle of the Somme Reconsidered.

An authoratative study that re-examines the concept and planning of the operation and follows the course of the action through the entire length of fighting that followed. It looks also at all participants such as sappers, medical men, airmen, nurses and the frontline infantrymen.

Author: Peter Liddle.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 180pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781783400515

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    7.99 

Battle of Actium 31BC

Battle of Actium 31BC

A re-examination of the ancient evidence that presents a compelling and solidly documented account of what took place off the western coast of Greece in late August and early September of 31BC when the naval forces of Cleopatra and Mark Antony clashed with Octavian.

Author: Lee Fratantuono.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 194pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473847149

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    7.99 

British Aircraft of the Second World War.

British Aircraft of the Second World War.

The definitive work covering all the RAF combat aircraft of the conflict, each of the 49 types of aircraft is accompanied by a brief 'biography' together with numerous technical details. With many superb full colour photographs showing British aircraft in action and first-hand accounts of pilots in action.

Author: John Frayn Turner.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 120pp. 18cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781783831197

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    7.99 

Buccaneer King.

Buccaneer King.

A new biography of Sir Henry Morgan that separates the facts from the fictions of Morgan's career as the greatest buccaneer of them all. Including how he amassed a fortune sacking towns on the Spanish mainland, became an Admiral, was knighted and then appointed Governor of Jamaica.

Author: Graham A Thomas.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 228pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848848405

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    6.99 

Coasters of South Wales.

Coasters of South Wales.

This volume looks at ports between Swansea in the west and Chepstow in the east. Full colour throughout.

Author: Bernard McCall.

Publisher: Bernard McCall.

Hardback. 96pp. 24cm by 19cm.

ISBN 9781902953564

Original Price: £17.50

Price:    4.99 

Cruise Ships of the Mersey.

Cruise Ships of the Mersey.

Over 95 colour & B&W photos as well as drawings and vintage advertising brochures to give an overview of cruise ships that have visited the Mersey over the last 85 years.

Author: Ian Collard.

Publisher: Bernard McCall.

Paperback. 94pp. 24cm by 22cm.

ISBN 9781902953762

Original Price: £17.00

Price:    4.99 

Eagles over North Africa and the Mediterranean 1940-1943.

Eagles over North Africa and the Mediterranean 1940-1943.

One of the 'Luftwaffe At War' series that traces the Mediterranean campaign from its beginnings in the Balkans through to the German surrender in North Africa, and on to Sicily and the first combats over Italy.

Author: Jeffrey L Ethell.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Paperback. 72pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848327924

Original Price: £12.99.

Price:    4.99 

Eyewitness on the Somme 1916.

Eyewitness on the Somme 1916.

A graphic collection of first-hand accounts from both sides of the front line that covers the entire length of the battle and features much previously unpublished material, including previously unseen photographs and colour plates featuring battlefield artefacts.

Author: Matthew Richardson.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 237pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781781592991

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    7.99 

Focke Wulf 190.

Focke Wulf 190.

One of the 'Luftwaffe At War' series, this volume looks at the Fw 190 that became the backbone of the Luftwaffe's fighting force and with it's superior killing ability earned it the nickname 'Butcher Bird'. This volume also illustrates the many different versions that saw service and the theatres they saw service in.

Author: Morten Jessen.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Paperback. 72pp. 19m by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848327948

Original Price: £12.99.

Price:    4.99 

French Army at Verdun -IOW.

French Army at Verdun -IOW.

Rare photographs from wartime archives. from the popular Images of Ware series.

Author: Ian Sumner.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Paperback. 121pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473856158

Original Price: £14.99

Price:    4.99 

French Tanks of the Great War.

French Tanks of the Great War.

Includes first-hand accounts from French tank crews of their experience of armoured warfare.

Author: Tim Gale.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 260pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473823501

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    7.99 

German Bombers over England.

German Bombers over England.

One of the 'Luftwaffe At War' series that looks at the various bombers and their crew who saw service over England from 1940 to 1944. It includes He111's, Ju 88's, Do 217's and Me 410's and covers campaigns such as day and night bombing raids on London and the preparations for Operation Sealion.

Author: Manfred Griehl.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Paperback. 72pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848327955

Original Price: £12.99.

Price:    4.99 

German Bombers over Russia.

German Bombers over Russia.

One of the 'Luftwaffe At War' series that charts the success of the German bombers in Operation Barbarossa and highlights the varying conditions the planes and crews had to endure from the heat of the Crimea to the frozen wastes of the Arctic.

Author: Manfred Griehl.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Paperback. 72pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848327962

Original Price: £12.99.

Price:    4.99 

German Elite Pathfinders.

German Elite Pathfinders.

One of the 'Luftwaffe At War' series that looks at the KG 100 in action throughout Europe with missions to Britain, Norway, Stalingrad and even the Suez Canal. Whether bombing or pathfinding it's reputation was such that it was the first unit to fly air-to-surface guided missile attacks against Allied shipping.

Author: Manfred Griehl.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Paperback. 72pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848327979

Original Price: £12.99.

Price:    4.99 

Giants of the Seas.

Giants of the Seas.

The cruise ship market is a $30-billion industry, that now carries more than 20 million passengers annually, nor is there any signs of a slow down in the annual seven percent growth. What keeps the passengers coming in such huge numbers is not just the food, ports or entertainment, it's the ships themselves - the magnificent floating palaces or giants of the sea.

Author: Aaron Saunders.

Publisher: Seaforth

Hardback. 192pp. 20cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9781848321724

Original Price: £30.00.

Price:    7.99 

Healthy Honey Cookbook.

Healthy Honey Cookbook.

All about nature's sweetener., plus legends and lore.

Author: Larry Lonik.

Publisher: Stackpole Books.

Paperback. 188pp. 14cm by 21cm.

ISBN 9780811711951

Original Price: $14.95

Price:    3.99 

Hellmand to the Himalayas.

Hellmand to the Himalayas.

The author's dramatic story of his journey in combat from his experience of being the first soldier on the scene at one of the most devastating attacks on British soldiers to his battle with physical injuries and psychological demons and his life affirming recovery as part of a pioneering mountaineering team.

Author: David Wiseman.

Publisher: Osprey

Paperback. 256pp. 13cm by 20cm.

ISBN 9781472809131

Original Price: £8.99.

Price:    3.99 

History of the Waterloo Campaign.

History of the Waterloo Campaign.

One of Frontline's 'Napoleonic Library' series that is an unparalleled collection of classic works on the Napoleonic Wars. This volume covers the last battle of the Napoleonic Wars - the Waterloo Campaign.

Author: Major-General H.T.Siborne.

Publisher: Frontline.

Hardback. 584pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848329614

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    9.99 

King Arthur.

King Arthur.

This intriguing study not only reveals the identity of the person who inspired the legends relating to Arthur, but also his birthplace, his family background, the location of his courts, battle sites, inscribed stones that bear his name, the Isle of Avalon and his final resting place in a Breton church.

Author: Chris Barber.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 294pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473861824

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    7.99 

Middlebrook Guide to the Somme Battlefields.

Middlebrook Guide to the Somme Battlefields.

This superb guide book sets out to describe every place on the Somme where there is a military cemetery, memorial, preserved trench or crater, not just from the First World War but throughout the ages until the Allies swept away the Nazi armies during their 1944 advance. Written by a highly respected historian who knows the ground intimately.

Author: Martin & Mary Middlebrook.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Paperback. 383pp. 15cm by 23cm.

ISBN 9781473879072

Original Price: £14.99.

Price:    6.99 

Modern Mersey Shipping.

Modern Mersey Shipping.

Full colour throughout of the ships that visit Liverpool and the Mersey.

Author: Ian Collard.

Publisher: Bernard McCall.

Hardback. 80pp. 24cm by 19cm.

ISBN 9781902953601

Original Price: £16.00

Price:    4.99 

Modern Snipers.

Modern Snipers.

From a renowned Special Forces expert, this new study separates fact from fiction and details the history of modern snipers and their specialist training, weapons and equipment. Through real-life accounts it documents the deadly missions of today's snipers from Iraq to Afghanistan to domestic police and counterterrorist operations.

Author: Leigh Neville.

Publisher: Osprey.

Hardback. 304pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781472815347

Original Price: £18.99.

Price:    7.99 

Operation Market Garden Paratroopers - Vol 1.

Operation Market Garden Paratroopers - Vol 1.

Uniforms, equipment and personal items of the 1st (Polish) Independent Parachute Brigade 1941-1945.

Author: Piotr Witkowski

Publisher: MMP Books.

Paperback. 144pp. 21cm by 29cm.

ISBN 9788365281166

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    8.99 

Reporting the Great War.

Reporting the Great War.

A graphic account of the Home Front during the Great War as seen by the newspapers, with a direct account of the living conditions during the war years and the momentous change in work and society taking place. It is also a valuable insight into the emotions, attitudes and perceptions of the people of the time.

Author: Stuart Hylton.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 168pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781783463572

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    6.99 

Rome Seizes the Trident.

Rome Seizes the Trident.

Seapower played a greater role in ancient empire building than is often appreciated and this study explores the persistent myth that the Romans did not appreciate the value of naval warfare and were not skilled at it. It also covers the naval conflict between Rome and Carthage, her greatest rival and explains the rise of Roman naval supremacy that was crucial in the creation of the Roman empire.

Author: Marc G. Desantis.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 253pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473826984

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    7.99 

Rome Spreads Her Wings.

Rome Spreads Her Wings.

The two decades between the end of the first Punic War and the beginning of the Second represent a key period in the development of Rome's imperial ambitions both within Italy and beyond. This study examines how close Rome came to being defeated on Italian soil at the Battle of Telamon and how this period was key in the foundation of Rome's future empire.

Author: Gareth C Sampson.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 278pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781783030552

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    7.99 

Servicing the Hubble Space Telescope.

Servicing the Hubble Space Telescope.

Space Shuttle Atlantis - 2009. Full colour photographs throughout.

Author: Dennis R. Jenkins & Jorge R. Frank

Publisher: Speciality Press.

Paperback. 120pp. 23cm by 22cm.

ISBN 9781580071383

Original Price: $19.95

Price:    6.99 

Special Forces in the War on Terror.

Special Forces in the War on Terror.

A full history of the world's best trained, best equipped and most feared soldiers that have been fighting a war in the shadows for the last decade and covering the earliest Green Beret operations in Afghanistan through to SEAL Team 6's kill-or-capture mission against Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad.

Author: Leigh Neville.

Publisher: Osprey.

Hardback. 336pp. 19cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781472807908

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    9.99 

Tugs in Colour - Worldwide.

Tugs in Colour - Worldwide.

A full colour photo guide of these hard working tugs over the last 50 years.

Author: Andrew Wiltshire.

Publisher: Bernard McCall.

Hardback. 80pp. 24cm by 19cm.

ISBN 9781902953632

Original Price: £16.50

Price:    4.99 

U.S. Naval Vessels.

U.S. Naval Vessels.

A military photo logbook, Volume 1. Full colour photographs throughout.

Author: Dennis R. Jenkins.

Publisher: Speciality Press.

Paperback. 120pp. 22cm by 22cm.

ISBN 9781580071154

Original Price: £$19.95

Price:    6.99 

Verdun 1916.

Verdun 1916.

A new study of a battle wrapped in myth and distortion yet still one of the most enigmatic battles of the Great War. It also examines how it brought about a renaissance of fortress engineering that resulted in the Maginot Line and many other fortifications constructed in Europe before the Second World War.

Author: J.E.Kaufmann & H.W.Kaufmann.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Paperback. 255pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473827028

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    9.99 

Victoria Cross at Sea.

Victoria Cross at Sea.

Naval VC's have been won in places as far apart in time and distance as the Baltic in 1854 and Japan in 1945, in the trenches from the Crimea to the Western Front, in harbours from Dar es Salaam to Zeebrugge, from the Barents Sea to the Java Sea and from New Zealand to the North Atlantic. They have been won in battleships and trawlers, in submarines, in aircraft, on horseback and on foot.

Author: John Winton.

Publisher: Frontline.

Hardback. 278pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473876125

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    7.99 

War in East Africa 1939-1943.

War in East Africa 1939-1943.

The forgotten history of the Second World War that was fought in East Africa from the campaign against Italy in British Somaliland to Operation Ironclad, the defeat of the French forces and the invasion of Madagascar.

Author: John Grehan & Martin Mace.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 253pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781783462230

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    7.99 

War Over the Steppes.

War Over the Steppes.

A detailed analysis of an often overlooked air war that saw tactical and technological innovation as the Soviet air force fought Herman Goring's Luftwaffe. Each side had to overcome significant strategic and industrial problems, as well as fighting the extreme weather conditions of the east in order to achieve aerial dominance.

Author: E.R.Hooton.

Publisher: Osprey.

Hardback. 288pp. 15cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781472815620

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    7.99 

We March Against England.

We March Against England.

This ground-breaking new study of Operation Sea Lion 1940 -1941, looks beyond the traditional British account and looks at the scale of German ambition, plans and capabilities and the real state of equipment and training for troops on the ground, which ultimately reveals exactly why German troops never set foot on English soil.

Author: Robert Forczyk.

Publisher: Osprey.

Hardback. 368pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781472814852

Original Price: £20.00.

Price:    7.99